Senior Registered Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD)
Ref: CYG08459


  • Location
  • Yew Trees, 12 The Street, Kirby Le Soken, Essex, CO13 0EE
  • Salary
  • Up to £18.20 p/h (£37,856 p/a)
  • Hours
  • Full Time
  • Closing date
  • 19/05/2020
  • We are looking for a Senior Registered Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD) with a passion for delivering the best quality of care.

    You will be working 40 hours per week at Cygnet Yew Trees.

    Cygnet Yew Trees is a 10 bed specialist high dependency complex care service providing assessment and treatment for women with Learning Disabilities and complex needs.

    Your Day-to-Day…

    • Supervise Nurses and Support Workers ensuring care and associated duties are allocated effectively, and to contribute to the effective and efficient day to day leadership and management of the service
    • Have working relationships with the nursing and multi-disciplinary teams, and play an important role in the lives of the people you support, as well as their families or loved ones
    • Provide support that is respectful, dignified and caring, following each individual's person-centred care plan to promote choice and independence
    • Ensure that all Staff contribute and are accountable for the efficient running of the service and the creation of an atmosphere conducive to the best interests of the residents

    Why Cygnet? We’ll offer you…

    • NHS and employee discount scheme
    • 50% NMC registration renewal paid by Cygnet
    • Free meals on duty
    • Free parking
    • RCNi membership
    • Bespoke career pathways
    • Plus many more

    You will have…

    Essential:

    • Experienced Registered Learning Disability Nurse (RNLD) with a current valid registration
    • The ability to maintain documentation, undertake audits and demonstrate integrity in your role
    • A good understanding of the latest nursing practices
    • A commitment to patient recovery in order to effectively monitor, manage and reduce risk
    • Compassion, resilience and a dedication to empower and support service user independence

    Desirable:

    • The ability to deputise in a Manager lead role
    • An interest in leadership, research and assessment

    Cygnet Health Care has been providing a national network of high quality specialist mental health services for 30 years

    Based in the village of Kirby-le-Soken, Essex, Cygnet Yew Trees is a 10 bed specialist high dependency complex care service providing assessment and treatment for women with Learning Disabilities and complex needs.The service consists of two elements;

    • A nine bed provision supporting women with learning disabilities and complex needs
    • A self-contained bespoke apartment offering 24 hour care and support for someone requiring more intensive support

    What next?

    If you care about making a difference – we want to talk to you!
    Click the link to apply or alternatively email your CV to oliviajames@cygnethealth.co.uk

  • Job Description
  • 2018_Senior_Staff_Nurse_Job_Specification.pdf

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